GetRestoreTestingInferredMetadata - AWS Backup


This request returns the minimal required set of metadata needed to start a restore job with secure default settings. BackupVaultName and RecoveryPointArn are required parameters. BackupVaultAccountId is an optional parameter.

Request Syntax

GET /restore-testing/inferred-metadata?BackupVaultAccountId=BackupVaultAccountId&BackupVaultName=BackupVaultName&RecoveryPointArn=RecoveryPointArn HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


This is the account ID of the specified backup vault.


The name of a logical container where backups are stored. Backup vaults are identified by names that are unique to the account used to create them and the AWSRegion where they are created. They consist of letters, numbers, and hyphens.

Required: Yes


An Amazon Resource Name (ARN) that uniquely identifies a recovery point; for example, arn:aws:backup:us-east-1:123456789012:recovery-point:1EB3B5E7-9EB0-435A-A80B-108B488B0D45.

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "InferredMetadata": { "string" : "string" } }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


This is a string map of the metadata inferred from the request.

Type: String to string map


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


Indicates that something is wrong with a parameter's value. For example, the value is out of range.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Indicates that a required parameter is missing.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A resource that is required for the action doesn't exist.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request failed due to a temporary failure of the server.

HTTP Status Code: 500

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: